Flowers and the Wide Sea

Flowers and the Wide Sea
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Flowers and the Wide Sea: Sojourners
The first of this two part series, Sojourners, traces the first wave of Chinese migrants, who in the 19th century, were driven by famine, war or simply poverty to leave…
Flowers and the Wide Sea: Citizens
The second part of the series, Citizens, examines the plight of those Chinese who remained in Australia after the 1901 "White Australia" Act was in place. Regulations designed to disqualify…

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